Ain’t Misbehavin’ (1997): S01E03

Introduction A wartime comedy about two very different bandsmen (Eddie and Eric) and their misadventures with gangsters, romance, and black-marketing in Blitz-time London. Outline As Eddie continually tries to win Dolly’s love, Eric’s detective work unearths a massive scam. Ain’t Misbehavin’ Series You can find a full index and overview of Ain’t Misbehavin’ here. Production… Read More

Ain’t Misbehavin’ (1997): S01E02

Introduction A wartime comedy about two very different bandsmen (Eddie and Eric) and their misadventures with gangsters, romance, and black-marketing in Blitz-time London. Outline As the band set to replace their singer, the two boys become involved in a plot to bring down a murderous Scottish gangster. Ain’t Misbehavin’ Series You can find a full… Read More

Ain’t Misbehavin’ (1997): S01E01

Introduction A wartime comedy about two very different bandsmen (Eddie and Eric) and their misadventures with gangsters, romance, and black-marketing in Blitz-time London. Outline As pilot Wallis is forced out of the RAF due to a health disorder, he falls back on his skills as a musician and joins the big band circuit, where he… Read More

Ain’t Misbehavin’ TV Series Overview (1997)

Introduction A wartime comedy about two very different bandsmen (Eddie and Eric) and their misadventures with gangsters, romance, and black-marketing in Blitz-time London. Outline Following the success of Soldier, Soldier (1991-1997), Jerome again teamed up with Robson Green for “Ain’t Misbehavin’” – a musical comedy drama set in the 1940 Blitz of wartime London. The… Read More

Request Concert (1940)

Introduction Wunschkonzert (Request Concert) is a 1940 German drama propaganda film by Eduard von Borsody. After Die große Liebe, it was the most popular film of wartime Germany, reaching the second highest gross. Outline During the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, the young Inge Wagner and Luftwaffe Fliegerleutnant (Flight Lieutenant) Herbert Koch meet, and within… Read More